The Boat Show lands in the Lagoon: a unique occasion to celebrate the thousand-year old relation between the city and water with exhibitions, events and guests from all over the world.  The Boat Show will be held inside the basin and the pavillions of a place that is also a symbol of Venice: the Arsenale, the dockyard, established in 1104, where those ships that granted power to the Republic of the Serenissima were built. For the occasion the Arsenale will be open to the city through its Ships Pavilion, part of the Venice Naval Historical Museum, allowing the public to acces the space via its monumental entrance.On June 18th the opening ceremony will be celebrated with the spectacolar show of the Acrobatic Team of Italian Frecce Tricolori.